Example sentences for: decked

How can you use “decked” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Visitors to the "Monet in the 20 th Century" exhibition in Boston are in for a surprise, especially if they arrive in one of the museum's pastel shuttle buses decked with water lilies as if it had been dredged from a swamp.

  • A picture of three American GIs and two Vietnamese women, the latter decked out in minidresses, heels, and a whole lot of hairspray, captures the shame, arrogance, and bizarre innocence of the American involvement.

  • The grand finale seems spectacular to some and completely unnecessary to others: The lights in the amphitheater dim and three rowboats decked out with Christmas lights paddle out to the middle of the lake, one with an organist and two violinists playing classical music.

  • --but otherwise the city seems a cheerful, colorful refuge, decked with tasteful advertising posters.

  • Complete with big pictures: the WP and LAT run a shot of her embracing the mother of a boy she is widely believed to have had killed, while the NYT shows the former liberationist reformer decked out in all the major jewelry groups, including gold-inlaid designer glasses.


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